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Supercharge your Girlfriends’ Getaway in Niagara-on-the-Lake

It’s June and high time for some lighthearted fun on a supercharged girlfriends’ getaway in Niagara-on-the-Lake.  After all, June is made for chatting, flirting, road trips, new adventures –— and flitting up, up and away like a hummingbird, a butterfly or a bubble. It’s time to enjoy the summer. So, take off your heavy wrap,… Read more

Spotlight on Guys Getaways: Chill with the Bros in Niagara

With Father’s Day on June 16 fast approaching, it’s time to turn the spotlight on guys in general. Maybe you’re planning to chill with the bros in Niagara-on-the-Lake, and you’re open to ideas on how to rekindle the magic of your glory days, while still maintaining your adult status. Here are a few ideas to… Read more

Niagara-on-the-Lake Gardens: Always a Cut Above

When it comes to a bonanza of floral displays, Niagara-on-the-lake gardens are always a cut above other Ontario towns and principalities.  This quaint lakeside nook in Niagara draws so many to admire the emerging splendour of May and early June — a tribute to the Full Moon on May 23 fittingly known as the Flower… Read more

Mother’s Day: Devoted to Motherhood Worldwide

The first Mother’s Day celebration took place on May 10, 1908, and was declared a national day devoted to motherhood six years later. It’s no coincidence that Mother’s Day falls smack dab in the middle of Taurus season, when we’re ready to plant our feet firmly on the ground and dig our fingers into the… Read more

Little-Known Gems in Niagara-on-the-Lake

While many are familiar with Old Town, the truth is that many little-known gems in Niagara-on-the-Lake are found in four other communities that make up Niagara-on-the-Lake. Sure, the charm of Old Town is a crowd-pleaser with its lifestyle and numerous shops, art galleries, historical sites, live stage productions and restaurants. What’s not to love? However,… Read more

Embrace Winter’s Gifts in Niagara-on-the-Lake

Winter in Niagara-on-the-Lake is a magical time of the year. The stillness and deep sense of wonder resonate with our very souls. Nature hits the pause button and quietly seduces us to relax, restore and reflect. Contrary to popular belief, winter is never the time for setting goals. Not yet. Save that for spring, when… Read more

Raise a Glass at the 2024 Niagara-on-the-Lake Icewine Festival

December 21 marks a special time when Earth and the Sun align with the heart of our solar system and the surrounding constellations. Solstice means “sun stands still.”  The December Solstice is the longest night in the Northern Hemisphere and the longest day in the Southern Hemisphere. This is a symbolic turning point in the… Read more

Celebrate the Holiday Magic of Niagara-on-the-Lake

If you missed the Santa Clause Parade and the Candlelight Stroll on December 10, don’t worry… There are plenty more opportunities — and reasons — to celebrate the magic of the Holiday Season in Niagara-on-the-Lake.  Stay in one of STAY Niagara-on-the-Lake’s member bed and breakfasts, cottages, villas or apartments. Sip Icewine in one of 38 wineries that dot… Read more

The Shaw Festival Reveals its 2024 Season

Nestled in the heart of Niagara-on-the-Lake, the Shaw is one of North America’s finest cultural attractions. Featuring some of the best theatre ever created, the Shaw’s 2024 calendar is filled with an eclectic array of quirky comedies, bold dramas, entertaining musicals and favourite classics.  Perhaps a “well-behaved” someone on your list would love to see… Read more